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# education - Yesterday’s News

'The status quo is long past its sell-by date': Campaigners hit out as Ireland ignores the UN

Activists claim the State has a responsibility to make school a place for everyone.

From Business ETC These are the companies Ireland's graduates most want to work for Work

These are the companies Ireland's graduates most want to work for

The latest GradIreland rankings of employer popularity have just been released.

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# education - Sunday 25 September, 2016

FactCheck: Does Ireland really have the "highest education" in Europe?

Junior Minister Eoghan Murphy made an effort to impress international viewers on CNBC this week. But did he over-state the case?

'We're losing the Messis and Ronaldos of education - Irish colleges need more funding'

Trinity professor Luke O’Neill, one of Ireland’s most respected academics, says the country is facing a brain drain.

# education - Thursday 22 September, 2016

From Business ETC 'We're losing the Messis and Ronaldos of education. Irish colleges need more funding' Education

'We're losing the Messis and Ronaldos of education. Irish colleges need more funding'

Trinity professor Luke O’Neill, one of Ireland’s most respected academics, says the country is facing a brain drain.

From Business ETC Most of Ireland's marketers don't have entry-level digital skills, a survey has found Marketing

Most of Ireland's marketers don't have entry-level digital skills, a survey has found

Research by the Digital Marketing Institute shows that there is a growing digital skills gap among Irish marketers.

# education - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Irish universities fail to make the top 200 in global rankings

Trinity College Dublin has been temporarily removed from the rankings while a review of its data is undertaken.

# education - Tuesday 20 September, 2016

Housebuyers pay €5,600 more on average to live close to a secondary school

Homeowners pay a 2.6% premium to live near a secondary school, according to the latest Daft.ie Research Report.

# education - Friday 16 September, 2016

Newly-qualified teachers will now start on €31,800 a year

That is equal to those who had been doing the job before 2012.

From Business ETC Childcare costs 'leave no incentive for parents to join workforce' says one of Ireland's top CEOs Work

Childcare costs 'leave no incentive for parents to join workforce' says one of Ireland's top CEOs

CPL boss Anne Heraty, who is also the president of business group Ibec, wants more women in work.

# education - Thursday 15 September, 2016

From Business ETC Classes in how to be an entrepreneur are on the way to primary and secondary schools Education

Classes in how to be an entrepreneur are on the way to primary and secondary schools

That’s according to the Action Plan for Education that was released today.

New school subjects roll-out: Kids to learn coding, Mandarin, computer science and politics

Education Minister Richard Bruton launched the government’s new action plan for education today.

# education - Tuesday 13 September, 2016

Sex education often 'out of touch and taught by embarrassed teachers'

Research has found stereotyping is common, with women often depicted as passive and men as predatory.

# education - Monday 5 September, 2016

School reverses decision to deny place to Traveller child

Education Minister Richard Bruton has said his department is taking steps to assist the boy’s family.

College can be the best time of your life - here's how to make the most of it

Jack Power’s been there – and he knows college can be terrifying. But he has some practical ways to make sure it’s an enjoyable experience.

# education - Sunday 4 September, 2016

The consultancy firm that has the ear of Ireland's top politicians and sports stars

As part of our weekly How My Business Works series, we profile the Communications Clinic.

Balancing work, study and a life - top tips to make it work

If you decide to return to college for further education, you had better get your ducks in a row, advises Eoghan McDermott.

# education - Wednesday 31 August, 2016

From Business ETC The consultancy firm that has the ear of Ireland's top politicians and sports stars Education

The consultancy firm that has the ear of Ireland's top politicians and sports stars

As part of our weekly How My Business Works series, we profile the Communications Clinic.

# education - Sunday 28 August, 2016

Why your company should invest in your education (and how to get them to do it)

Careers expert Eoghan McDermott gives you a checklist of preparation before asking your company to support further study.

# education - Friday 26 August, 2016

Programme meant to deter teenage pregnancies actually makes them more likely

These type of pregnancy programmes are used in 89 countries around the world – this new study casts serious doubt over them.

# education - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

Talks on restoring pay allowances for teachers to conclude next month

The Teachers Union of Ireland (TUI) had threatened industrial action over pay allowances

# education - Monday 22 August, 2016

CAO 2016: Where are all the applicants coming from?

There are over 80,000 people waiting to hear if they’ve landed their favoured college spot.

The CAO offers are out now - What happens next?

Here’s all you need to know

# education - Friday 19 August, 2016

FactCheck: Do Irish students really pay some of the highest fees in the world?

As tens of thousands await CAO offers, FactCheck examines how the financial burden awaiting them compares with students in other countries.

Girls scoring more A1s in Leaving Cert than boys

In 31 out of 36 subjects, female exam students topped the class.

# education - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

Father who returned to education received Leaving Cert results with his teenage daughter

In Ireland, 21% of people aged 25 to 64 have never completed upper secondary-level education.

New stats: 1 in 5 young Irish people ‘not in education, employment or training’

The National Youth Council of Ireland have requested a revised look at youth schemes and grants.

Best of luck: Over 50,000 students set to receive their Leaving Cert results today

The results will be handed out at schools and available online from 12 noon today.

# education - Sunday 14 August, 2016

Here's what Ireland's top universities are making from student contributions

The burden on students has gone up and up over the last six years.

"Hire unemployed teachers ahead of retired ones" says minister

Bruton said that while the recruitment and appointment of teachers is a matter for the individual school.

# education - Saturday 13 August, 2016

Big pharma companies are crying out for graduates who can talk to people

A new report says that biopharma firms are on the lookout for people with ‘soft skills’.

# education - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

From Business ETC Big pharma companies are crying out for graduates who can talk to people Education

Big pharma companies are crying out for graduates who can talk to people

A new report says that biopharma firms are on the lookout for people with ‘soft skills’.

# education - Monday 8 August, 2016

Student accommodation giant Ziggurat wants to operate thousands more beds in Ireland

The UK firm plans to spend €400 million here amid a severe accommodation shortage.

# education - Sunday 7 August, 2016

From Business ETC Student accommodation giant Ziggurat wants to operate thousands more beds in Ireland Education

Student accommodation giant Ziggurat wants to operate thousands more beds in Ireland

The UK firm plans to spend €400 million here amid a severe accommodation shortage.

# education - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

Religion in the classroom: How other countries in the EU deal with it

Ireland is not the first country to experience these types of issues around religion and education.

Is a religious education better for students? We took a look

‘Catholic schools are more strict, the academic side of things follows in that pattern then.’

# education - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

School children tell us what they think about how they learn about religion

Here is what they had to say…

# education - Monday 1 August, 2016

Here is how Ireland's bishops responded to being asked to hand over their schools

Then education minister Ruairí Quinn had high hopes when he wrote to bishops around the country back in 2013.

Religious education in schools: Two sets of rights in conflict

‘You can discriminate, including favouring one group in particular circumstances, if it is to enable the practice of that religion.”

# education - Saturday 30 July, 2016

The State employs 154 religious chaplains in secondary schools around the country

The cost of their employment is €9.5 million.

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